The Wave - Nantucket Regional Transit Authority, The Nantucket Shuttle

Wave Quick Reference

System Map

Schedules & Stops

Fares & Passes

How to Ride The Wave

Special Services

Getting to Nantucket

On the Island

About NRTA

Photo Gallery


Public Notices
Avisos Públicos

Performance Measures

Advertising Ops

TransLocReal Time info from your cell phone or computer at


Current Public Notices

Ride The Wave And Win!

During the period March 11 – 29, 2019 WAVE one lucky passenger will have an opportunity to win $1,000 in prizes from the following local businesses!
According to NRTA Transit Administrator Paula Leary, “The contest is designed to show appreciation to our loyal riders and to provide an incentive for new riders to experience the convenience of the WAVE’s year round service. “ She continued, “We are very pleased with the level of support the NRTA has consistently received from local businesses and appreciate all the excellent prizes that have been provided for this contest.” To enter the Ride the WAVE contest:

      1. Ride the WAVE
      2. Complete the 9 easy questions and tasks on the contest worksheet.
      3. Fill out the official contest form on line at and you can be eligible to win.

Worksheets are available from WAVE drivers and at the Greenhound Building on Washington Street.
The contest runs March 11-29, 2019 and the winner will be announced during the week of April 8, 2019. One entry per person please. NRTA and VTS employees and their family members are not eligible to participate.
The WAVE began year round service in October, 2018 with three convenient routes, Go to for more contest information and a link to the official contest form.

We're Still Rolling! - Todavia'estamos rodando!

Click for PDF in English - Haga clic para PDF en español

Previous Public Notices

Invitation for Bid Winter 2018
Notice of Disabled Representative Winter 2018
Just a Reminder - We're Still Rolling! October 2018
We're Still Rolling! Fall 2018
Season Passes, Summer 2018
YEAR ROUND SERVICE! - Servicio Durante Todo el Ano!, April 2018
Fare Increase Notice, March 2018
Notice of Disabled Representative for NRTA Advisory Board, February 2018
Notice of Public Hearing, November 2017
Year Round Transit Study Update, Summer 2017
Information Assistant and Revenue Collecion/Processing Clerks, April 2017
Notice Of Disabled Representative For NRTA Advisory Board, Winter 2016
Invitation For Bid Supply And Delivery Of Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Fuel, Fall 2016
Request For Proposal Seasonal Transit Management, Fall 2016
Sale of Used Vehicles, June 2016
Request for input for NRTA's Year-Round Transit Study
, Jan. 2016
Disabled Representative for NRTA Advisory Board, Dec. 2015
Van Service Request for Proposal, Nov. 18 2015
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise - Goal Setting Technology,
Sept. 2015
Goal Setting Methodology Document - Sept. 2015


The Wave • Nantucket Regional Transit Authority • 20-R S. Water Street • Nantucket, MA 02554 • 508.228.7025